Is that Crabgrass, Fescue or Quackgrass?

In this post, we discuss the difference between Crabgrass, Fescue, and Quackgrass, and ways to control them. These weed grasses are often misidentified and if you want to perform the right kind of weed control, it helps to know what you're trying to remove. Crab Grass Aliases: crowfoot grass, finger grass, pigeon grass, polish millet [...]

How to Get Rid of Crabgrass in Your Lawn

Crabgrass! The nemesis of homeowners across Illinois and the midwest. People who work hard at their lawns have a common enemy: crabgrass. Besides dandelions, it's probably the most common weed in midwestern lawns. You may fight it all summer long and then next year rolls around and it's the same thing all over again. So [...]

When is the Best Time to Fertilize My Lawn?

We all want a healthy green lawn that makes your home and property look great. You don't want to be "that house" with the patchy spots, tall weeds and brown patches of grass. No thank you. So when is the best time to fertilize your lawn so you get that thick, lush, green grass? Start [...]

2017-02-27T13:48:40+00:00 Fertilizer, Lawn Care, Spring Care|

Roundup Free Weed Control System

Our Green T lawn care and weed control system does not use the chemical Roundup. We use fertilizers and herbicides that are tough on weeds but safe for your family and pets. Roundup is the world's most widely used weed killer. Despite it's popularity, this product is the subject of much controversy. Some people and organizations [...]

2018-04-17T15:14:43+00:00 Lawn Care, Weed Control|

Difference Between Lawn Care and Landscaping

You may hear the words lawn care and landscaping used interchangeably. You may even think they mean the same thing, but they are actually two distinct areas in the industry. Read on to learn more about the differences in lawn care and landscaping and how the trained professionals at Green T not only know and [...]

Green T Weed Control And Service Calls

The sun is out, the ground is thawed, and the kids are almost out of school. Spring has finally made an appearance in Chicago and it’s time to get back to the business of lawn care. Now that it has finally warmed up, you can expect to start seeing green grass. And weeds. Now is [...]

Importance of Our Round 2 Fertilization with Pre-Emergent

The birds are chirping, the sun is shining, and the snow has finally melted. You know what that means? It is finally spring time in the Chicago area! And now that spring is here, it is time to think about our lawns, plants, and flowers. If you haven’t already thought about your Round 2 application [...]

2015-05-13T15:08:35+00:00 Lawn Care, Weed Control|

Late Spring is the Time to Spot Spray Weeds

At this time of year, the lawn is starting to really accelerate its growth and the early spring fertilizer applications are beginning to materialize into a lush green lawn.  However, it is not just the lawn that is getting a boost; weeds may also be thriving in your yard as well.  While it is not [...]

2014-06-05T15:07:22+00:00 Weed Control|